Murder Inc. Rapper Gunned Down, Authorities Investigate 50 Cent Link

Police in Queens,

New York are hunting for the killer of Gerard "DO Cannon" Fields, a

rapper who recently signed with Murder Inc.

Cannon, 26, was

shot twice in the chest and once in the leg in Jamaica, not far from the recording

studio where Jam Master Jay was gunned down.

Cannon was gunned

down just before midnight yesterday.

Authorities said

they are investigating Cannon's murder and the murder of a man on Monday who

is linked to 50 Cent.

There are no suspects

in either case as of press time.